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Tuesday, Nov 19, 2019

Environment ministry

Jul 04, 2018 21:32
According to environment department data, Rs 61.80 lakh was spent in 2013-14. read more
Jun 28, 2018 22:45
As per official data, the environment ministry rejected only 7% of the proposals for forest land diversion it received in 2016. read more
Jun 25, 2018 23:30
The ministry is gearing up for a spike in air pollution levels during winters that impacts Delhi-NCR and the northern plains. read more
Jun 23, 2018 12:58
Environment ministry has approved the plan to increase the height of the Chhatrapati Shivaji statue, off the city coast, from 192m to 210m. read more
Jun 20, 2018 23:38
The Commission has observed that the gravity of the issue demands “proactive and effective measures” by the authorities concerned to stop deforestation and degradation of the famed hill range. read more
Jun 16, 2018 13:08
Retailers have allegedly been told that they cannot be fined for using plastic covers if the goods have been packaged that way by manufacturers. read more
Jun 09, 2018 09:16
The expansion — which DIAL expects will be complete by 2021 — will take the overall capacity of the IGI airport to 85 million per annum as against the current 70 million per annum. read more
Jun 03, 2018 11:24
The mining companies will have to give an undertaking by way of an affidavit to comply with Supreme Court’s order and not repeat violation in future, the environment ministry’s directive said. read more
May 19, 2018 13:16
The UGC directive comes after the Union Environment Ministry issued an advisory, saying India is the global host of this year’s World Environment Day celebrations, the largest UN-led celebration on environment, and the theme for this edition is ‘Beat... read more
May 02, 2018 23:27
India is home to the world’s 14 most polluted cities, the WHO said in a report on Tuesday, based on the amount of particulate matter (PM) under 2.5 micrograms found in every cubic metre of air. read more
Apr 28, 2018 08:47
India will host the World Environment Day this year read more
Apr 25, 2018 22:41
The environment department has instructed against using plastic covers on school books as a wider measure in ensuring reduction of plastic waste generation and safeguarding Delhi’s environment. read more
Apr 10, 2018 20:28
The environment ministry had earlier told the Supreme court that a National Clean Air Programme (NCAP) to comprehensively deal with the rising air pollution levels across the country would be finalised soon. read more
Apr 04, 2018 11:15
The environment ministry’s expert appraisal committee scrutinised a stretch of the project for its nod and deferred the proposal for want of information read more